Brenda K. (Myers) Witmer, 48

September 16, 2009

JUNE 30, 1961-SEPT. 14, 2009

GREENCASTLE, Pa. -- Brenda K. (Myers) Witmer, age 48, of Greencastle, Pa., died at 1:23 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 14, 2009, at her home following a long illness. 

Born June 30, 1961, in Waynesboro, Pa., she is the daughter of the late Ray C. Myers Sr. and Dorothy V. (Daley) Myers of Greencastle.

She and her husband Bobby Witmer were married May 11, 1980, in Greencastle.

She was employed at the former McCoys in Mercersburg, Pa., and later worked as a machine operator doing embroidery at BJ's Custom Creations in Hagerstown, Md. She was a 1980 graduate of Greencastle-Antrim High School.


She loved to be outdoors, going camping and riding motorcycles. She also enjoyed collecting pens.

Surviving family in addition to her husband and mother are, two daughters, Jessie J. (wife of Eric) Jones of Hagerstown and Chrissy "Bug" Witmer of Greencastle; one son, Bobby Paul Witmer of Greencastle; one brother, Ray C. (husband of Wendy) Myers Jr. of Greencastle; two sisters, Lucy J. (wife of Larry) Witmer and Mary (wife of Chuck) Kauffman, both of Mercersburg; one stepsister, Patricia A. (wife of Bill) Jones of North Richland Hills, Texas; two grandchildren, Owen and Bailey; father-in-law, Robert D. Witmer Sr.; and mother-in-law, Mary J. Witmer of Greencastle. 

She was preceded in death by a niece, Heather Witmer.

Funeral services will be Friday, Sept. 18, at 10 a.m. from the Harold M. Zimmerman and Son Funeral Home, 45 S. Carlisle St., Greencastle, with the Rev. Stacy A. Crawford officiating. Burial will be in the Cedar Hill Cemetery, Greencastle. 

The family will receive friends Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. 

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